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Full text of "The manufacture and properties of iron and steel"

THE UNITED STATES.
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TABLE XXII-C.
Production per Year during Certain Periods of Bessemer and Open-Hearth. Ingots and Rail Steel.
NOTE.—It is assumed that 100 tons of ingots = 83.3 tons of rails.
Period.	United Stages.				Great Britain.			
	Total steel.	Bessemer ingots.	Open-hearth ingots.	Bessemer rails plus 20 per cent. = rail ingots.	Total steel.	Bessemer ingots.	Open-hearth ingots.	Bessemer rails plus 20 per cent. = rail ingots.
1867-1871 incl 1872-1874 1875-1879 1880-1882 1883-1887 1888-1890 1891-1893 1894-1896 1897-1899 1900 .............	44,000 186,000 632,000 1,524,000 2167000 3,521,000 4,284,000 5,269,000 8,910,000 10,188,000 13,474,000 14,947,250 14,534,978 13,859,887	20,000 143,000 558,000 1,320,000 1,910,000 3,040,000 3,540,000 4,130,000 6,560,000 6,685,000 8,713,000 9,138,363 8,592,829 7,859,140	800 4,000 26,000 125,000 182,000 401,000 663,000 1,074,000 2,262,000 3,398,000 4,656,000 5,687,729 5,829,911 5,908,166	19,000 131,000 508,000 1,330,000 1,627,000 1,906,000 1,584,000 1,37B,000 2,357,000 2,861,000 3,445,000 3,522,470 3,536,107 2,565,548	"963,666 1,808,000 2,280,000 3,585,000 3,109,000 3,611,000 4,751,000 5,050,000 4,904,000 4,909,067 5,034,101 5,126,879	180,000 482,000 742,000 1,387,000 1,563,000 2,063,000 1,545,000 1,629,000 1,823,000 1,745,000 1,606,253 1,825,779 1,910,018 1,718,538	"141,666 342,000 638,000 1,429,000 1,463,000 1,883,000 2,813,000 3,156,000 3,297,791 3,083,288 3,124,083 3,245,346	*564,000 1,196,000 1,042,000 1,172,000 712,000 808,000 1,004,000 912,000 878,000 1,083,859 1,273,729 999,649
1901 .............								
1902 ............								
1903 .............								
1904 .............								
								
* 1875 is estimated.
TABLE XXII-D.
Proportion of Various Kinds of Steel made in the United States and Great Britain.
Period.	Bessemer steel.				Open hearth.	
	Per cent, of total.		Rail steel per cent. of Bessemer.		Per cent, of total.	
	United States.	Great Britain.	United States.	Great Britain.	United States.	Great Britain.
1867-1871 inclusive	45 77 88 87 89 87 83 78 74 66 65 61 59 57		95 92 91 100 85 63 45 33 36 44 40 39 41 33		2 2 4 8 9 11 15 20 25 33 35 38 40 43	
1872-1874        "						
1875-1879        "        ............		77 77 70 58 50 45 38 35 33 37 38 33		76 86 67 57 46 50 55 52 55 59 67 58		15 19 28 40 47 52 59 62 67 63 62 63
1880-1882        u       ............						
1883-1887        "        ... ........						
1888-1890        "        ............						
1891-1893        "       ......... ...						
1894-1896        "        ...... > ......						
1897-1899        "        ............						
1900 ...........................						
1901 ............................						
1902 ............................						
1903 ............................						
1904 ............................